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Camden County Happenings!

Medal Presentation Ceremony on August 11th
Honoring Our Community Veterans for Their Service and Sacrifice

Please join us on August 11th as The Camden County Board of County Commissioners and its partners honor our local heroes aboard the Battleship New Jersey. During the ceremony, the following 22 veterans will be recognized for their service:

  • Sp5 David M. Berg, Army, Cherry Hill
  • Cpl. Otis J. Booker, USMC, Pine Hill
  • GMG3 Francis M. Boyle, Jr., Navy, Glendora
  • QM3 Jerome P. Brophy, Navy, Gloucester City
  • Sp Justin Buonocore, Army, Collingswood
  • OSSN Steven J. Deluca, Navy, Gibbsboro
  • OS3 Daniel M. Diaz,  Navy, Camden
  • HT3 Michael R. Flory, Navy, Merchantville
  • Sp4 Darryl Hester, Sr., Army Lindenwold
  • Sp4 Arthur J. Marsh, Army, Blackwood
  • Cpl. Donald A. Morrison, Army, Clementon
  • RM3 Thomas J. Ness, Sr., Navy, Gloucester
  • Sp5 Joseph S. Ochal, Army, Cherry Hill
  • A2 Frank A. Pauciello, Air Force, Collingswood
  • ABH2 George Phillips, Navy, Pine Hill
  • DT3 Robert W. Piegaro, Navy, Laurel Springs
  • Cpl. Leon C. Puszczykowski, USMC, Clementon
  • CS3 Charles M. Romond, Navy, Runnemede
  • Sp4 Jacob W. Schaefer, IV, Army, Pine Hill
  • GMG2 Robert L. Scherer, Navy, Mt. Ephraim
  • SK2 Charles H. Stewart, Navy, Haddonfield
  • Sp4 Russell Zanetich, Army, Berlin
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Branching Out to Caregivers
Support Group Providing Resources and Information for Caregivers

Branching Out to Caregivers is a caregiver support group that provides resources and health caregiving. Join us August 11th from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM on Zoom to learn about caregiver stress, legal concerns, respite programs, adult medical day centers, Alzheimer’s and dementia education and much more. This event is presented by the Camden County Board of Commissioners, Department of Health & Human Services Division of Senior & Disabled Services and ADRC. Click Here to learn more.


Waste Awareness Wednesdays
A Fun Way to Raise Awareness on Recycling and Litter

Every Wednesday in August, join us for 45 minutes of virtual fun with MAGIC & ANIMALS as we learn about litter, recycling and how both affect our environment. The first event will be about magic and recycling on Wednesday, August 11th at 3 PM.
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Fun Activities in South Jersey this Weekend
Jumpstart Your Weekend in Camden County & the South Jersey Region

Now is the perfect time to take a trip through South Jersey and check out all of the fun things to do. Whether you're with friends or family, South Jersey has plenty of safe activities to keep you entertained throughout the summer. To see more activities, go to


Remembrance & Hope Memorial Vigil on August 31st
Let's Erase the Stigma and Advocate for Change

The Camden County Board of Commissioners and the Addiction Awareness Task Force invite family and friends on Overdose Awareness Day, August 31st at 7:30 PM to remember the loved ones we lost and spread the message of hope to those still fighting the disease of addiction. Join us to help raise awareness of the crisis we’re facing within our community.

To learn more about this event, view past events or to include your loved one in the 2021 vigil program and slide show,  Click Here.